A Valmeyer man was charged in connection with a Carbondale stabbing early Saturday morning.
Christopher J. Russell, 23, was charged with aggravated battery and unlawful use of a weapon, according to the Southern Illinoisian.
Carbonedale police arrived at the 200 block of South Lake Heights Avenue just after 1:30 a.m. Saturday on reports of a person who had been stabbed, the Southern Illinoisian reported. The victim’s injuries were not life threatening.
Officers arrested Russell and took him to Jackson County Jail.
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